Leaf Awards 2015

LEAF Awards in London 2015

We are delighted to announce that the 2015 LEAF Awards has opened up its entries for submission. Leaf Awards 2015 Gala Dinner will be held on the 16th October 2015 in London.

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St Martin of Tours, Dalry

Design: Lee Boyd

St Martin of Tours Episcopal Church is a B listed Victorian church in the centre of Edinburgh. The church building, like many from the 19th Century, is struggling to provide the congregation and community with accommodation that meets contemporary expectations.

Swiss Thai House

Swiss Thai House

Design: Architectkidd Co. Ltd.

Located near the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand, this house is formed by the tropical conditions of South East Asia as well as the values of its owners, a Swiss family living in the region.

CCCB Barcelona

Barcelona Architecture Tours – Catalan Walking Guide

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Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia and most famous for Antoni Gaudi. His key buildings are Sagrada Familia, Casa Mila and Casa Batlo. It is home to the sublime Barcelona Pavilion by Mies van der Rohe, and when Barcelona staged the Olympics the city gained many more strong contemporary buildings.

Henry N. Cobb's "Hypostyle" Installation @ SCI-Arc Gallery

SCI-Arc Events, Los Angeles

The Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) is pleased to present Hypostyle, a site-specific SCI-Arc Gallery installation by architect Henry N. Cobb.
Since time immemorial, hypostyles have been constructed as halls wherein highly ordered arrays of vertical supports populate roofed spaces that are conceptually limitless—but to widely varying effect.

Delancey Street I

Delancey Street I in Camden

Design: Nick Baker Architects

Striking London Building Catches the Eye as well as the Sun

One building in Central London is using solar thermal tubes not just to generate renewable energy but also to create a remarkable and eye-catching facade.

Delft New Train Station

New Train Station in Delft

Design: Mecanoo

“Coming up the escalators, the impressive ceiling with the historic map of Delft unfolds. When you look outside, you see the city and the old station as a modern ‘View of Delft’ by the painter Johannes Vermeer. Arriving in Delft is now an unforgettable experience!” Francine Houben, Mecanoo’s creative director

Kino In Rye

Kino in Rye, East Sussex

Design: Jonathan Dunn Architects

Kino has been shortlisted for an RIBA Regional Award

The project consists of a collection of Victorian school buildings which were left empty for several years and quickly fell into disrepair.

Texugueira House

Texugueira House in Leiria

Design: Contaminar Arquitectos

Its shape stretches on the ground, unfolding from a wall that supports three volumes. Each one has a different scale, offering a different experience, resulting in a dynamic and playful composition.